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New Model Minority: Arielle Loren Asks “Is Beyonce... →
newmodelminority: We need to be clear about who we are trying to be equal to. In her blog post Arielle Loren asserts that most women do not identify as being feminists even if they share its core ideologies, that there has been a shift in the contemporary agenda for women’s equality and that women are tired of rhetoric of hardcore oppression and patriarchy. She goes on to say that...
Is hip-hop homophobia at a tipping point? →
jawnita: alexmacpherson: Tyler, the Creator and Lil B are the latest rappers to turn the spotlight on homophobia in hip-hop, but the attention their lyrics attracts suggests attitudes are slowly changing On the… This is a terrific piece.